Alice Lloyd College

Pippa Passes, KY

Alice Lloyd, founded in 1923, is a private, liberal arts college. The 175-acre rural campus is in Pippa Passes, 150 miles southeast of Lexington.

Website: www.alc.edu/

Private
Co-ed
598
Undergraduate
Students
(53.0%) 317 Women
(47.0%) 281 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
6% of 5,599 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
 
Early Decision Offered
 
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.55
SAT Math
450-490 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
490-540 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21 average
18-23 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
Not available ch
Tuition and Fees
Not reported
Room and Board
$6,880
Average Percent of Need Met
66%
Average Freshman Award
$13,132
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$10,141
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
29
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 29% of classes
10-19 students: 27% of classes
20-29 students: 24% of classes
30-39 students: 15% of classes
40-49 students: 4% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Pippa Passes Population
532
Nearest Metropolitan Area
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
70% of all students
Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, National Christian College Athletic Association
Mascot
Eagle
Sororities
10% of women participate
Fraternities
10% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.2% Asian
2.2% Black/African-American
1.3% Hispanic/Latino
0.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
94.3% White
1.3% Unknown
International Students
0.7% from 4 countries
First-Year Students Returning
60.4%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
15.4%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
76%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
32.0%
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Minimally Difficult: Most freshmen were not in the top 50% of their high school class and scored somewhat below 1010 on the SAT I or below 19 on the ACT; up to 95% of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is not required

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English 4  
Mathematics 3  
Science 3  
Foreign Language    
Social Studies 2  
History    
Academic Electives    

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required Not reported
SAT Only Not used if submitted Not reported
ACT Only Not used if submitted Not reported
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not used if submitted Not reported
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
SAT Essay Component Policy Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy SAT: No policy as of now
ACT: No policy as of now

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
100 Purpose Road
City, State, Zip
Pippa Passes, KY 41844
Phone
(606) 368-6036
Fax
(606) 368-2125
E-mail
admissions@alc.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Not reported
Accept Offer of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
 
Defer Admission
 
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
 
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
 
Early Action Deadline
 
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
2 required for some freshmen
Other
 
Financial Need
Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
6% of 5,599 applicants were admitted
Women
5% of 3,355 applicants were admitted
Men
6% of 2,244 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
243 (77%) of 316 admitted students enrolled
Women
126 (72%) of 175 admitted students enrolled
Men
117 (83%) of 141 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.55
3.75 and Above
30%
3.50 - 3.74
23%
3.25 - 3.49
19%
3.00 - 3.24
15%
2.50 - 2.99
13%
2.00 - 2.49
 

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
450-490 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
0%
Score of 600 - 700
0%
Score of 500 - 600
38%
Score of 400 - 500
62%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW
490-540 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
0%
Score of 600 - 700
12%
Score of 500 - 600
38%
Score of 400 - 500
50%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
21 average
18-23 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
3%
Score of 24 - 29
15%
Score of 18 - 23
65%
Score of 12 - 17
17%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 12%
Top quarter: 40%
Top half: 73%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
Not available ch
Tuition and Fees
Not reported
Room and Board
$6,880
Books and Supplies
$1,400
Other Expenses
$5,800
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline November 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001951
Free

Profile of 2017 - 18 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
167 (99.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
157 (94.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
157 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
11 (7.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
66%
Average Award
$13,132
Need-Based Gift
Received by 156 (99.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,475
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 145 (92.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,025
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 8 (5.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
21 (12.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,091

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
584 (99.8%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
533 (91.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
533 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
68 (12.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
71%
Average Award
$13,681
Need-Based Gift
Received by 528 (99.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,872
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 469 (88.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,433
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 53 (9.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
57 (9.7%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,919

Borrowing

2016 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
67%
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$10,141
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
College/university loans, Bagby Loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Members of Minorities
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,320
Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Not offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Most Popular Disciplines
Biological/life sciences, Parks and recreation, Social sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Nursing
Special Programs
Double major, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
29
Part-Time Faculty
18
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
45%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 29% of classes
10-19 students: 27% of classes
20-29 students: 24% of classes
30-39 students: 15% of classes
40-49 students: 4% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Not reported
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
257,378
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
146
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Not available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Not reported

Master's Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Not reported

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Location and Setting


Pippa Passes Population
532
Nearest Metropolitan Area
 
Campus Size
175 acres

Weather

Temperature
24.2 average low in January, 81.2 average high in September
Rain
125 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
90 mile(s) from campus in London
Nearest Train Station
125 mile(s) from campus in Ashland

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing
Students in College Housing
70% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
13%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
video cameras

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, National Christian College Athletic Association
Mascot
Eagle
School Colors
Royal and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cheerleading x      
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Golf x   x  
Softball x      
Tennis x   x  
Track And Field x   x  
Volleyball x      
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Golf x  
Softball x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball x  
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cheerleading    
Cross-Country Running x  
Golf x  
Softball    
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, softball, volleyball, weight lifting

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, voices of appalachia, intramurals, baptist collegiate ministries, allied health sciences club, alpha chi national honor society
Sororities
10% of women participate
Fraternities
10% of men participate
ROTC
 

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
598
Women
317 (53.0%)
Men
281 (47.0%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
578
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.2% Asian
2.2% Black/African-American
1.3% Hispanic/Latino
0.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
94.3% White
1.3% Unknown
International Students.
0.7% from 4 countries
Average Age
20
All Graduate Students
Not reported

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
60.4%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
15.4%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
25.3%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
28.6%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
76%
Average Starting Salary
76%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
32.0%
Disciplines Pursued
Not reported

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